Quotes by: A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Science is global. Einstein's equation, E=mc2, has to reach everywhere. Science is a beautiful gift to humanity, we should not distort it. Science does not differentiate between multiple races.
We must think and act like a nation of a billion people and not like that of a million people. Dream, dream, dream!
It means, people who are in high and responsible positions, if they go against righteousness, righteousness itself will get transformed into a destroyer.
The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise... Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.
I firmly believe that unless one has tasted the bitter pill of failure, one cannot aspire enough for success.
If four things are followed - having a great aim, acquiring knowledge, hard work, and perseverance - then anything can be achieved.
The world has today 546 nuclear plants generating electricity. Their experience is being continuously researched, and feedback should be provided to all. Nuclear scientists have to interact with the people of the nation, and academic institutions continuously update nuclear power generation technology and safety.
Ultimately, education in its real sense is the pursuit of truth. It is an endless journey through knowledge and enlightenment.
You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.
My hair grows and grows; you cannot stop it - that fellow grows, it grows wild.
Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.
Widespread use of antibiotics promotes the spread of antibiotic resistance. Smart use of antibiotics is the key to controlling its spread.
Wherever I go, as long as I get a hot vegetable dish, I am okay. If I am in Gujarat, I have Gujarati food. If it's Shillong, it's northeastern.
Measuring nuclear yield depends on multiple parameters - the location and number of instruments, the geology of the area, the location of the seismic station in relation to the test site.
Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
Over the years, I had nurtured the hope to be able to fly; to handle a machine as it rose higher and higher in the stratosphere was my dearest dream.
Nations consist of people. And with their effort, a nation can accomplish all it could ever want.
Economy forced me to become a vegetarian, but I finally starting liking it.